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Golden Living Center-fitchburg

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Corporation
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 160
Continuing Care? No
Resident Council? Yes
Family Council? No
Multi-Home Chain? No
Located in a Hospital? No
Special Focus Facility? No

View:    Health Inspections  |  Quality Measures  |  Staffing  |  Fire Inspections

Health Inspections  

Most Recent Inspection: 09/15/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 09/15/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 0
Average number of Health Deficiencies in MA: 1
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in MA: 0 - 4

Inspection, 01/08/2010

Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident 01/08/2010 02/00/2012 and a family member of situations (injury/decline/ the resident's doctor

Inspection, 01/05/2009

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 01/05/2009 02/09/2010 1 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/05/2009 02/09/2010 3 Few

Inspection, 02/08/2008

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/08/2008 01/02/2010 2 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 02/08/2008 01/02/2010 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care. 02/08/2008 01/02/2010 2 Few
Ensure that residents receive proper treatment and assistive devices to maintain their vision and hearing. 02/08/2008 01/02/2010 2 Few

Inspection, 02/07/2008

Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2008 01/02/2010 2 Few
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/07/2008 01/02/2010 2 Many
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 02/07/2008 01/02/2010 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors. 02/07/2008 01/02/2010 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 02/07/2008 01/02/2010 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/07/2008 01/02/2010 2 Few

Nursing Home Staffing  

Information comes from data that the nursing home reports to its state agency. It contains the nursing home staffing hours for a two-week period prior to the time of the state inspection. CMS receives this data and converts it into the number of staff hours per resident per day.

National Average Average in MA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 3 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 97 146
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 4 hours 19 minutes 1 hour 22 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 3 hours 30 minutes 40 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 3 hours 28 minutes 42 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 5 hours 1 hour 5 minutes

1 The star rating a nursing home received for the information it provided about its Registered Nurse (RN) staffing. RNs have between 2 and 6 years of education.

Quality Measures  

Information comes from data that the nursing home reports to its state agency. It contains the nursing home staffing hours for a two-week period prior to the time of the state inspection. CMS receives this data and converts it into the number of staff hours per resident per day.

Long-Term Residents

Short-Term Residents

Fire Safety Inspections

Lists the fire safety requirements that the nursing home failed to meet. Fire safety results are not included in the nursing home's Overall Rating.

Most Recent Inspection: 10/20/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 10/20/2011
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Fire Safety Deficiencies for this nursing home: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in MA: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in MA: 0 - 0

Inspection, 00/02/2010

Smoke Compartmentation and Control Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour. 00/02/2010 03/00/2011 1 Many
 

1199 John Fitch Hwy
Fitchburg, MA 01420

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